The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Taunton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 9 13 12
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -1
Permanent jobs citing WCF 9 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 15.52% 4.08% 5.71%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 40.91% 7.14% 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 9 2 2
Average salary £30,000 £39,864 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.74% -0.34%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
WCF
Somerset

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the Taunton region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Taunton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
22 28 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 37.93% 57.14% 45.71%
Number of salaries quoted 22 27 16
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,902 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £46,000 £39,864
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WCF across the Taunton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WCF Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

WCF
Salary Trend in Taunton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WCF across the Taunton region.

WCF Salary Trend in Taunton

WCF
Salary Histogram in Taunton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WCF across the Taunton region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

WCF Salary Histogram in Taunton

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Taunton region citing WCF also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited WCF.

1 14 (100.00%) HTML
2 12 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 12 (85.71%) C#
2 12 (85.71%) VB.NET
2 12 (85.71%) .NET
2 12 (85.71%) ASP.NET
3 11 (78.57%) SQL Server
4 9 (64.29%) Visual Studio
4 9 (64.29%) SQL
5 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (50.00%) CSS
7 6 (42.86%) Software Engineering
8 5 (35.71%) Scrum
8 5 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (35.71%) C++
8 5 (35.71%) MVC
9 4 (28.57%) VBScript
9 4 (28.57%) VB
9 4 (28.57%) XML
9 4 (28.57%) VB6
10 3 (21.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (21.43%) WPF
10 3 (21.43%) SharePoint
11 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
11 2 (14.29%) Client/Server
11 2 (14.29%) UNIX
11 2 (14.29%) Linux
11 2 (14.29%) UML
11 2 (14.29%) OOA/OOD

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Taunton region citing WCF also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited WCF. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (21.43%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (78.57%) SQL Server
2 7 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (21.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (14.29%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (64.29%) Visual Studio
2 2 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (71.43%) Developer
2 9 (64.29%) Software Developer
3 4 (28.57%) Software Engineer
4 3 (21.43%) .NET Software Engineer
4 3 (21.43%) Senior Software Engineer
4 3 (21.43%) C# Software Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) .NET Software Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) Senior C# Software Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) .NET Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Graduate
6 1 (7.14%) Graduate Software Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (100.00%) HTML
2 12 (85.71%) .NET
2 12 (85.71%) ASP.NET
3 7 (50.00%) CSS
4 4 (28.57%) XML
5 3 (21.43%) WPF
6 2 (14.29%) Web Services
6 2 (14.29%) RESTful
6 2 (14.29%) HTML5
6 2 (14.29%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 2 (14.29%) .NET Framework
6 2 (14.29%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 2 (14.29%) Client/Server
2 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) UNIX
1 2 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (42.86%) Software Engineering
3 5 (35.71%) Scrum
3 5 (35.71%) MVC
4 2 (14.29%) UML
4 2 (14.29%) OOA/OOD
4 2 (14.29%) OO
Programming Languages
1 12 (85.71%) JavaScript
1 12 (85.71%) C#
1 12 (85.71%) VB.NET
2 9 (64.29%) SQL
3 5 (35.71%) C++
4 4 (28.57%) VBScript
4 4 (28.57%) VB
4 4 (28.57%) VB6
5 2 (14.29%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle
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Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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